Red Diesel is sold on the forecourt here at Smithy View Service Station. All you need is certified fuel cans to be permitted to fill up. Anyone is able to buy red diesel freely without giving over personal information. We only require customer information if 100 or more litres of red diesel is purchased. If you are wishing to purchase over 100 litres of red diesel, please bring along a UK driving license or another form of ID.
For our most up to date red diesel price, please ring us on 01978 352428.
Please note: We do not distribute red diesel via deliveries.
What is red diesel?
Red diesel is a duty rebated fuel and carries lower duty than road fuels Red Diesel is specifically for use in power generators, standby generators, static engines, non-road going vehicles, plant and machinery, for industrial heating or home heating.
Red Diesel usage is monitored by Customs and Excise and it is paramount that Red Diesel is not used in automotive cars or HGV lorries, Red Diesel is marked with a special red dye allowing Customs and Excise to monitor when and where red diesel has been used, and also to trace the origins of supply, if Red Diesel is found to be used in an inappropriate manner Customs and Excise will almost certainly take action against the offender.